IPRA/IPRF Partner with National Fitness Campaign: $25,000 Grants Now Available
IPRA, IPRF and the National Fitness Campaign (NFC) are now offering $25,000 grants to ten Illinois park and recreation agencies (with at least one IPRA member) in 2020 to support joining the National Fitness Campaign (NFC) and expanding the campaign across Illinois.
This state-wide grant program includes exclusive funding opportunities for IPRA members to join and launch the Fitness Court and NFC initiative, continuing education regarding implementation of healthy infrastructure and pedestrian oriented planning principles, and a comprehensive suite of tools, fitness classes and programs designed to build a wellness culture in communities across Illinois.
Members can request a briefing by contacting Heather Weishaar, Outreach Director at heather@ILipra.org
at IPRA. Grant Applications are due on April 15th at 5pm PST, and awards will be announced May 1st.